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Adam Driver has been cast in Warner Bros' Midnight Special.

The Girls actor will join Joel Edgerton and Kirsten Dunst in the sci-fi drama, reports The Wrap.

Mud's Jeff Nichols will write and direct the movie, which will also feature his frequent collaborator Michael Shannon.

The film will centre on a man who goes on the run with his son when he realises that the boy has special powers.

Driver recently denied rumours that he was in line to play Nightwing in the Man of Steel sequel.

Nichols's other films are Take Shelter and Shotgun Stories.

Midnight Special is scheduled for release next year. »


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